He looked mildly amused.
He said mildly as he climbed into the seat beside her.
"I know, Katie," Alex said, his tone mildly annoyed.
It was Martha's turn to be mildly shocked, Only in my dreams.
While mildly annoyed, he went along.
She stared at the bath water, only mildly aware that it was losing its warmth.
A stick of green wood is forced into it, and the vapours and gases set free expose new surfaces to the air, which at this temperature has only a mildly oxidizing effect.
Prisoners of war were mostly doomed to sacrifice, but other classes of slaves were mildly treated, retaining civil rights, and their children were born free.
The guards complained to the king, who, after consulting with the senate, mildly remonstrated with Sprengtporten by letter.
After a while Sagasta resigned in order to let theking show the Dynastic Left that he had no objection to their attempting a mildly democratic policy, on condition that the Cortes should not be dissolved and that Sagasta and his Liberal majorities in both houses should grant their support to the cabinet presided over by Seor Posada Herrera, a former Conservative, of which the principal members were General Lopez-Dominguez and Seores Moret, Montero Rios and Becerra.
The temperature is moderated by the north-east trade winds, which, somewhat modified by local conditions, blow throughout the year, briskly during the day and more mildly during the night.
While still a young man he had been affected by the wave of liberalism then spreading all over Italy, and soon after his marriage he began to conspire mildly against the Bourbon government.
His doctrines were disapproved of by many Catholics, and were mildly condemned by Rome.
Antoine de Chabannes, who was to be the instrument of the plot, revealed it to Charles, and Louis was mildly punished by being sent off to Dauphine (1447).
Rita typed the second expanded Byrne report, with only a mildly raised eyebrow after Dean explained more would be added later.
Kutuzov sighed deeply on finishing this paragraph and looked at the member of the Hofkriegsrath mildly and attentively.
In other respects the Cid appears to have used his victory mildly, ruling his kingdom, which now embraced nearly the whole of Valencia and Murcia, for four years with vigour and justice.
Manna possesses mildly laxative properties, and on account of its sweet taste is employed as a mild aperient for children.
The primate, Christopher Hampton, in a letter which is a model of Christian eloquence, mildly rebuked his eminent suffragan.
But to some extent, I had already acquired for myself the reputation at Eton of being mildly eccentric.
People with mildly abnormal cells have ' low grade ' Barrett's.
It is most frequent on mildly acidic soils of pH 5.0 to 7.0.
For anyone mildly interested in the genre, this should make you a hardcore addict!
Orally Giving fluids by mouth will only help mildly affected rabbits.
All tolerate a mildly alkaline soil and partial shade tho they thrive best on a neutral, sandy soil in full sun.
At the time I was mildly amused by the accuracy of the bird's aim.
A montage of mildly amusing clips set to ' All the wild things ' music.
I had gone to work with a slight chill and by the end of the day had a mildly annoying sore throat.
Bathing with a ' natural ' and very mildly antiseptic coat care lotion can also keep down your dogs ' chance of flea infestations.
The ingredients act on bacteria and fungi, is kind to sensitive skin and mildly astringent.
bismuth salts are mildly astringent and antiseptic to soothe and protect raw areas.
mildly bumped at head & tail of spine and corners, frayed at head of spine.
Even the root, which possesses mildly narcotic properties, is sometimes chewed.
The assault left the woman mildly concussed and with a number of cuts and bruises.
mildly contagious Prolonged close contact with the carrier will allow the disease to transfer.
This concentration would damage clothing, shoes, and rubber goods, and is mildly corrosive to steel surfaces.
crumbly with a mildly acid bite, which becomes more fruity as it matures.
Meanwhile, is St John's wort a way forward for the mildly depressed?
Only mildly depressed that I'm 3:20 slower than last year!
BATH FRINGE -- The posh Bath Festival's mildly disreputable younger sibling brings its own brand of mayhem to the Georgian city.
Bulletproof Monk does exactly what it says on the tin and promises an hour and a half of mildly diverting entertainment.
downgraded from really-quite-scary to mildly frightening 14 Aug 2006 in News Everything's going to be fine... for now.
Wooden handholds assist mildly disabled children and are a convenient place for hanging aprons on the preschool easel.
They are easily absorbed and good for mildly dry skin and weeping eczema.
A three month study showed that Transcendental Meditation was effective in reducing blood pressure in people with mildly elevated blood pressure.
I caught the late night showing, expecting to be mildly entertained.
I could have made this soooo much shorter, but i am very bored and this is mildly entertaining.
The mammalian fauna was truly fabulous, to put it mildly.
The juice from the berries is mildly laxative and makes a good gargle for sore throats and hoarseness.
It's a mildly ludicrous justification but then it's a fairly harmless hobby.
infidel – a mildly irreverent look at what some people find sacred.
intoxicateiest ales were more of a mildly intoxicating food than a beverage.
irritately mildly irritating aspect of the evening was the apparent lack of a smoking policy.
jagged guitar riff, chanted chorus and mildly ponderous organ made it top five on both sides of the Atlantic.
Small children are, in most cases, only mildly affected by the disease, and usually do not develop jaundice.
montage of mildly amusing clips set to ' All the wild things ' music.
She seemed mildly curious about us but was really more interested in finding more tasty morsels.
mumps The child is mildly unwell and then develops swelling under the jaw and up to the ear on one or both sides.
neoplasia in women with mildly dyskaryotic smears.
looks offbeat enough to be mildly entertaining, but the starring of Sandler pulls it way down.
In the south seas, the islanders drink Kava Kava, and will not conduct business without the mildly psychedelic stimulant.
A very small amount of a mildly radioactive substance is injected into a vein, usually in the arm.
It tolerates a wide range of soil pH, being found on both mildly acidic and calcareous substrates.
titillately, enough, all the sex stuff is kept in, and some might find it mildly titillating.
The main ingredient, carbon black is mildly toxic, but modern machines with replaceable toner cartridges minimize exposure.
The trains have improved a lot over the years, the journey used to be dreadful, now it is just mildly unpleasant.
Which is to say, physically unwell - to put it mildly.
But oppressive, corrupt and inefficient as it was, the government was not confronted by the uncompromising hostility of the whole people; the ignorant priest-ridden masses were either indifferent or of mildly Bourbon sympathies; the opposition was constituted by the educated middle classes and a part of the aobility.
Computer ' phobia ' exists in a variety of shades, from the mildly reticent student to the absolutely terrified.
Now, add to this cultural handicap some mildly autistic or schizoid tendencies such as I have and any intimate encounter becomes a challenge.
Recent work has shown that ABA and pH signals can combine even in very mildly stressed plants to regulate stomatal behavior and water loss.
Naturally, enough, all the sex stuff is kept in, and some might find it mildly titillating.
These conclusions are, to put it mildly, unpopular in many quarters.
An ear mite can be mildly to severely irritating for your cat, but it poses no lethal threat.
Different kids have different levels of tolerance for scary stories as well - what's mildly suspenseful for one child may leave another one up all night, scared to shut his eyes.
Native Americans used thimbleberry and salmon berry bark, leaves and berries as medicinal teas for many ailments; use only the berries, since the leaves and bark are mildly poisonous unless harvested and prepared properly.
Usually there's something involving fake blood, long black wigs, warts and other details that may seem less than pretty, to put it mildly.
This strong emotion ranges from feelings of being mildly irritated and annoyed to feelings of being intensely furious and full of rage.
Keep in mind that even a mildly daring dress can be enhanced by adding some slits, rips, or unusual beading.
Even mildly acidic foods or beverages can interfere with the gum's nicotine absorption rate.
We all know that the economy is, to put it mildly, terrible... but what's with all the broke celebs?
Three Stars: Embarkation from the Long Beach cruise port is mildly tedious, particularly for a mid-size ship such as the Carnival Paradise.
Dogs with a sweet tooth will enjoy these mildly sweet biscuits made with natural honey, which is a healthier choice than using refined sugar.
The herb, which is commonly sold as a tea, has a soothing, mildly sedating effect.
To put it mildly, that's a pretty penny!
With fewer than a dozen bobsled roller coasters left in the world, a ride on this mildly themed enclosed coaster is well worthwhile.
Shuttle coasters come in several designs that can be mildly customized.
Boss fights are mildly entertaining, but chasing them down is frustratingly difficult at times.
A game like Guitar Hero III received a rating of Teen for mildly suggestive themes and song lyrics that may not be suitable for all children.
However, individuals who are mildly or moderately deficient in the production of the lactase enzyme may not exhibit symptoms of lactose intolerance.
If the woman passes the chromosome with Cx32 mutation on she will have an affected son or daughter, although the daughter will be mildly affected or have no symptoms.
Many infants who are readmitted to the hospital because of hyperbilirubinemia are mildly to moderately dehydrated.
Individuals with this type of EDS may experience mildly diminished bone mass, scoliosis, and poor muscle tone.
Symptoms of EDS within this category may include soft, mildly stretchable skin, shortened bones, chronic diarrhea, joint hypermobility and dislocation, bladder rupture, or poor wound healing.
Approximately 85 percent of the mentally retarded population is in the mildly retarded category.
It is the type of support typically required for most mildly retarded individuals.
Mildly retarded individuals can often acquire the skills needed to live independently and hold an outside job.
The first symptom is a tingling or mildly painful itching sensation in the area where the sore will appear.
Social phobias may be only mildly irritating, or they may significantly interfere with daily life.
Depending on where they occur, they may be mildly inconvenient or even dangerous.
Ginger (Zingiber officinale) in its various forms is often used to calm the stomach, and the oils it contains (gingerols and shogaols) appear to relax the intestinal tract in addition to mildly depressing the central nervous system.
Children who are mildly ill at the time the shot is due can still get meningococcal vaccine.
A few patients are mildly sensitive to the gel or may get irritation from the rubbing of their scalps.
For older children who are mildly dehydrated, just drinking plain water may be all the treatment that is needed.
Benzoyl peroxide and tretinoin work by mildly irritating the skin.
Parents should know that a child who seems mildly anxious or quiet at certain times may be shy.
Saying that early leave is complicated is putting it mildly.
For women who do not prefer the slightly baggy look of a classic blouson, there is a mildly fitted version available.
Cod liver oil is produced by steaming the livers of codfish and then pressing them until they expel yellow, mildly fishy-tasting oil.
When in doubt, it is always better to have a turkey mildly overcooked than underdone.
Acceptance: This is the final stage of any loss, and it comes when the things that remind you of your ex no longer make you more than mildly sad.
In fact, some "seduction experts" recommend this for adults, encouraging men say to something mildly insulting to the woman of their desire.
With prices ranging from mildly affordable to hautely hair-raising, Betsey Johnson has found another way to gain the spotlight!
To die for is one way to describe the luxurious Dior 61 Tote, although to many that might be putting it mildly.
The crowd in the seats at the Kodak Theater were mildly amused.
The sound is loud and that is putting it mildly.
The film may contain some mildly offensive scenes that might upset some younger children.
Originally airing for only 30 minutes, CBS Y&R was mildly successful, but not the huge, breakout hit the creators, actors and network had hoped for.
If you're intrigued or even just mildly curious, taking a peek at a set of EastEnders spoilers could help answer a few questions and get you caught up on the show.
Fragile X syndrome can be difficult to diagnose in children, especially those who are mildly affected.
Language skills may be normal or only mildly affected, and intelligence is generally average or above average.
While mildly autistic children can do well in regular classroom settings, most autistic children benefit from specially designed classrooms and lesson plans.
Brie is among the most well-known soft French cheeses, and has an outstanding reputation for its soft texture and mildly sweet, nutty undertones.
For example, a policyholder who feels mildly discontent and wants to talk to a therapist will not fall into the same category as one who is incapacitated by chronic anxiety and is unable to work or leave the house.
Engaging guests in fun, mildly competitive activities raises the excitement level and gives guests a natural way to engage and interact.
Although it succeeded mildly in this venture, many Trek fans felt alienated by the vastly different look and feel of the show.
Some skin diseases are mildly irritating, while others are debilitating.
Bath and Body Works: Some products will be great for very dry skin while others will offer just the right amount of moisture for mildly dry hands.
Bed bug symptoms can vary from mildly irritating to extremely painful, depending on the size of the infestation and the life stages of the infecting bugs.
Polish is mildly abrasive and can help to remove stains and water spots.
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